This Week in Beer: July 31 – August 6, 2017

Check out our Better Beer Happy Hours, Etc. page for regularly scheduled events and specials. We are only list events here that are unique for this coming week in beer. Remember to check our Events Calendar throughout the week to see events that are added after our Monday morning publication time.

Tuesday, August 1st at 5:00 pm – Rare Beer Monday (ON TUESDAY) at Braxton Labs

Tuesday, August 1st at 6:00 pm – Rhinegeist/Pipeworks Collaboration Launch: Astro Dwarf at The Gas Light Café

Wednesday, August 2nd at 6:00 pm – Summer of Sculpin at Flipdaddy’s Union

Wednesday, August 2nd at 6:00 pm – Fifty West Carolina Gold Kölsch Tapping Party at The Eagle OTR

Thursday, August 3rd from 5:00-10:00 pm – Brew Kettle Pint Night at Cappy’s Wines and Spirits

Thursday, August 3rd at 6:00-9:00 pm – Great Lakes Tasting at BC’s Bottle Lodge

Thursday, August 3rd at 6:00-10:00 pm – Pint Night at Cock & Bull Main Strasse

Thursday, August 3rd at 6:00-10:00 pm – Pint Night at Cock & Bull Glendale

Thursday, August 3rd at 6:00-10:00 pm – Pint Night at Cock & Bull Hyde Park

Thursday, August 3rd at 6:00-10:00 pm – Pint Night at Cock & Bull Clifton

Thursday, August 3rd at 7:00 pm – Sweetwater Pint Night at Hebron Brew Haus

Friday, August 4th from 5:00-9:00 pm – Jackie O’s Pint Night at Jungle Jim’s Eastgate

Friday, August 4th from 5:00-9:00 pm – Fat Head’s Pint Night at Jungle Jim’s Fairfield

Friday, August 4th from 5:30-7:00 pm – Friday Night Flights at Party Town

Friday, August 4th at 6:00 pm – Hazy River NE IPA tapping at Bad Tom Smith Brewing

Friday, August 4th at 6:00 pm – Astro Dwarf Pre Launch Party at BC’s Bottle Lodge

Saturday, August 5th from 5:00-11:30 pm – 5th Annual Made in Cincy Beerfest at Marty’s Hops and Vines

Sunday, August 6th at 6:00 pm – Listermann Brewery Food/Beer Pairing at Delicio Coal Fired Pizza

Hoperatives: This Week In Beer

Rhinegeist Tap Takeover

From Facebook:

Come drink for a great cause!! Thursday, July 13th-Saturday, July 15th we will be hosting a Rhinegeist Tap Takeover of epic proportions!! Three days of great local beer, specialty tappings at different times, food trucks, live music, cornhole, fooseball tournament, and $1 from every pint will be donated to the Dragonfly Foundation!

The Rhinegeist beers that we’ll have on tap are:
1-Truth
2-Cougar
3-Knowledge
4-Bubbles
5-Puma
6-Streaker
7-Peach Dodo
8-Zen
9-Hustle
10-Tulum
11-Maracuja
12-Hurricane
13-Uncle
14-Druncle
15-Spike
16-Flamingo
17-Cumulus
18-Press
19-Melon-Drop
20-Shuffle
21-Quadrafunk
22-Mastodon
23-Ink
24-Café Ink
25-Nitro Panda
26-Nitro Tuxedo Panther
27-Juicy Truth
28-Dry-Hopped Truth
29-Dry-Hopped Knowledge
30-Cherry Hustle
31-Lemon Lime Zen
32-Strawberry Basil Dodo
33- Coffee Truth
34-Chunky Brewster
35-BA Penguin
36-BA Emergency Malt Kit
37-Sabertooth
Friday- 5pm
38-Orange Cougar
Saturday- 2pm
39-Margarita Monday
40-Blueberry Dodo

NSYC 4th Of July USA Beer & Burger Party Rhinegeist Tap Takeover

From Facebook:

We’re opening at NOON on the 4th of July with a full Rhinegeist Tap Takeover and the return of legendary NSYC Burger Radness! Come after the parade and party with us all day!

TAP LINE UP:
– Melon drop Pale Ale
– Streaker IPA
– Bubbles Rose Ale
– Maracuja Gose with Passionfruit
– Tulum Single-hop pale ale
– Flamingo Tropical IPA
– Saber Tooth Tiger Imperial IPA
– Spike Belgian Wit
– Burrito Mexican Lager
– Hurricane Brett Pale Ale with Fruit

This Week in Beer: July 3 – 9, 2017

Check out our Better Beer Happy Hours, Etc. page for regularly scheduled events and specials. We are only list events here that are unique for this coming week in beer. Remember to check our Events Calendar throughout the week to see events that are added after our Monday morning publication time.

Tuesday, July 4th – HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY!

Tuesday, July 4th at noon – NSYC 4th Of July USA Beer & Burger Party Rhinegeist Tap Takeover at North Side Yacht Club

Thursday, July 6th from 3:00-11:00 pm – Tap & Screw Madisonville Grand Opening Party

Thursday, July 6th from 5:00-10:00 pm – Tröegs Pint Night at Cappy’s Wines and Spirits

Thursday, July 6th at 6:00-9:00 pm – Victory Brewing Tasting at BC’s Bottle Lodge

Thursday, July 6th at 6:00-10:00 pm – Pint Night at Cock & Bull Main Strasse

Thursday, July 6th at 6:00-10:00 pm – Pint Night at Cock & Bull Glendale

Thursday, July 6th at 6:00-10:00 pm – Pint Night at Cock & Bull Main Hyde Park

Thursday, July 6th at 7:00 pm – Sam Adams Pint Night at Hebron Brew Haus

Friday, July 7th from 5:00-9:00 pm – MadTree Pint Night at Jungle Jim’s Eastgate

Friday, July 7th from 5:00-9:00 pm – MadTree Pint Night at Jungle Jim’s Fairfield

Friday, July 7th from 5:30-7:00 pm – Friday Night Flights at Party Town

Saturday, July 8th at 10:00 am – Barrel-Aged Bottle Release at the Woodburn Brewery

Saturday, July 8th at 10:00 am – Team Fiona #2 NE IPA Release at Listermann Brewing

Saturday, July 8th from 2:00-10:00 pm – Weyerbacher/North High Collaboration Tapping at Cappy’s Wine and Spirits

Saturday, July 8th at 5:00 pm – Schutzenfest Kolsch Release Party at the Lucky Turtle

Hoperatives: This Week In Beer

Rhinegeist 4th Anniversary: Right On, Right On

From Facebook:

Dust off your platforms and pick out your perms, ’cause we’re bumping the bass and turning it up to eleven with limited edition beer releases, slick grooves, and vintage mayhem. Drink in the far-out flavor of our fresh brews and ciders. Bask in the light of our giant disco ball. Lace up those disco skates and get out on the dance floor, ’cause it’s Saturday Night and we’ve got a fever for that sweet sweet disco beat. It’s been four glorious years and it’s high time to get on down. Right On.

A portion of the day’s proceeds will benefit Tender Mercies, Gateway House and Peaslee Neighborhood Center!

MUSIC:
Tap Room:
12-2pm: DJ LPete
2pm-4pm: DJ Ron Mills
4pm-7pm: DJ Soul Step
7:30-8:30: Hide Your Mamas
9-10:30: Jess Lamb Band
10:30pm-1:30am: DJs Matt Joy + Will Ross

Event Space:
12pm-4pm: DJ Brian Niesz
4pm-7pm: DJ LPete
7pm-10pm: DJ Yusef Quotah

This Week in Beer: June 26 – July 2, 2017

Check out our Better Beer Happy Hours, Etc. page for regularly scheduled events and specials. We are only list events here that are unique for this coming week in beer. Remember to check our Events Calendar throughout the week to see events that are added after our Monday morning publication time.

Tuesday, June 27th at 7:00 pm – Packhouse Beer Dinner at Darkness Brewing

Tuesday, June 27th at 7:00 pm – Curious Traveler Trivia Night at Hebron Brew Haus

Wednesday, June 28th at 5:00 pm – The Collaboration Challenge at Fibonacci Brewing

Thursday, June 29th at 12:00 pm – Barrel Aged Ruby at Wooden Cask Brewing

Thursday, June 29th from 5:00-10:00 pm – Braxton Pint Night at Cappy’s Wines and Spirits

Thursday, June 29th at 6:00-9:00 pm – Erie Brewing Tasting at BC’s Bottle Lodge

Thursday, June 29th at 6:00 pm – Sierra Nevada Beer Camp Roebling Point Pub Crawl at The Gruff, Smoke Justin, Keystone Bar & Grill, and Molly Malones Covington

Thursday, June 29th at 6:00-10:00 pm – Breckinridge Agave Wheat Pint Night at Cock & Bull Main Strasse

Thursday, June 29th at 6:00-10:00 pm – Devil’s Backbone Vienna Lager Pint Night at Cock & Bull Glendale

Thursday, June 29th at 6:00-10:00 pm – Boulevard Lemon Ginger Pint Night at Cock & Bull Main Hyde Park

Thursday, June 29th at 7:00 pm – Brooklyn Pint Night at Hebron Brew Haus

Friday, June 30th-Saturday, July 1st – West Side Brewing Grand Opening

Friday, June 30th at 4:00 pm – Rivertown Beer Tasting at DEP’s Fine Wine and Spirits (Fort Thomas)

Friday, June 30th from 5:00-9:00 pm – Rhinegeist Pint Night at Jungle Jim’s Eastgate

Friday, June 30th from 5:00-9:00 pm – Rogue Pint Night at Jungle Jim’s Fairfield

Friday, June 30th at 5:00 pm – Local Friday featuring Listermann at Cappy’s Wine and Spirits

Friday, June 30th from 5:30-7:00 pm – Sierra Nevada Friday Night Flights at Party Town

Saturday, July 1st at 12:00 noon – Rhinegeist 4th Anniversary: Right On, Right On

Hoperatives: This Week In Beer

Rhinegeist Tap Takeover at The Gruff

From Facebook:

Press Tart- Berliner Weisse with Marionberry and Blueberry
Suggested pairing: Margherita Pizza

Cumulus- A collaboration with Fifty West, Woodburn, and Paradise breweries, this hazy yet crisp lager refreshes with a light crackery malt and honey notes from the addition of Spelt.
Suggested pairing: Italian Meat Pizza

Barrel Aged Penguin- Blonde Stout spends 3 months in Old Pogue Bourbon barrels to add vanilla, oak, and bourbon accents to the chocolate and coffee notes present in the base beer.
Suggested pairing: Gotgonzola, Apple and Bacon Pizza

Streaker- Dry hopped IPA
Suggested Pairing: Smoked Brisket Pizza

Lemon Cougar
Suggested Pairing: Proscuitto and Fig Pizza

Maracuja- A sour ale with the addition of lively passion fruit juice that elevates tartness with zesty tropical fruit notes.
Suggested Pairing: Truffle Sausage Pizza

Local Brews & Blues

From Facebook:

Local Brews & Blues is a craft beer tasting featuring all local breweries from the Tri-State! Enjoy an afternoon filled with craft beer, live music, food, and games!

This local craft beer tasting event will take place on June 10, 2017 from 2pm – 8pm on Newport on the Levee’s plaza.

Tickets are on sale now!
$30 in advance and $35 at the door.
-You will receive 18 tasting tickets and a 4oz. souvenier tasting mug. (Must be 21 or older; ID is required)

A portion of ticket sales will benefit The Brighton Center.

Entertainment Schedule:

2 – 3:15 p.m.: Cheryl Renee
3:30 – 4:45: Jay Jesse Johnson band
5:00 – 6:15: The Magic Lightnin’ Boys
6:30 – 8:00: The Fabulous Blues Brothers (This show recreates the music and comedic genius of “Jake & Elwood Blues” )

Featured Breweries:

Bad Tom Smith
Blank Slate
Braxton
Christian Moerlein
Country Boy
Darkness Brewing
Kentucky Ale
MadTree
Mt. Carmel
Rhinegeist
Rivertown
Thirsty Dog
Urban Artifact
West Sixth
Wooden Cask

Nice Little Monday Series

From Facebook:

The second installment of our monthly rare beer series Nice Little Monday takes over the taproom on June 5th at 5:00pm! We’ll have five ultra-rare brews on tap and Barrel Master Luke will be on hand to talk shop. Take a peek at the lineup below and we’ll see ya on the 5th!

Margarita Monday
A Gose that has been aged in a tequila barrel for 6 weeks, then infused with lime zest, lime juice and lime salt.
6.2% ABV | 10 IBU

Barrel Aged Rye Knucklehead
A Rye Ale garnet in color with deep wood & spicy rye character. Red fruit and vinous notes rise above deeper toasted coconut and vanilla base tones.
10% ABV | 37 IBU

Sherry Ink
Our Ink Imperial Stout aged for three months in sherry barrels for a rich, full-bodied and creamy mouthfeel with milk chocolate and caramel undertones.
10.5% ABV | 52 IBU

Big Willie
Wee Heavy Ale brewed with honey malt and chocolate wheat to impart a slightly sweet, complex, and mildly roasty character. Aged 8 months is Maker’s Mark 46 barrels.
11.3% ABV | 22 IBU

Sci-Fi
7.0 % ABV
Our Belgian XPA Fiction with Brettanomyces, Lactobacillus, and Pediococcus.